Events

There's plenty to see, do and enjoy at heritage railway events around the UK. Many railways also offer experience days such as driving a train or dining experiences.

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26th July 2024 - 27th July 2024
Reptiles Weekend

Reptiles Weekend

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

They are back once again! Reptiles of all shapes and sizes will be at The Bluebell Railway at Kingscote Station in July & August!

Dates
26th July 2024 - 27th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
27th July 2024 - 28th July 2024
Strawberries and Steam

Strawberries and Steam

Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham, Norfolk,

Free strawberries and cream for every full fare-paying passenger

Dates
27th July 2024 - 28th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW, GB
Distance
0 away
28th July 2024
Freight Demonstration Day

Freight Demonstration Day

Stephenson Steam Railway, North Shields, Tyne & Wear,

Mix of passenger trains and demonstration coal trains

Date
28th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Demonstration Goods Workings
Location
Stephenson Steam Railway, Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 8DX, GB
Distance
0 away
28th July 2024
Kids for a Quid

Kids for a Quid

Northampton & Lamport Railway, Chapel Brampton, NORTHAMPTON,

Kids for a Quid

Date
28th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Pitsford & Brampton Station, Pitsford Road, Chapel Brampton, NORTHAMPTON, NN6 8BA, GB
Distance
0 away
28th July 2024
Toy and Rail Collectors Fair

Toy and Rail Collectors Fair

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

Exciting day out for all toy and model railway collectors and enthusiasts!

Date
28th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Model Railways Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
31st July 2024
School Holidays Railbus

School Holidays Railbus

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

Dock Railway tours via Railbus

Date
31st July 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away
2nd August 2024
Thomas Big Adventure

Thomas Big Adventure

Nene Valley Railway, Peterborough, Northamptonshire,

Thomas Big Adventure

Date
2nd August 2024
Event Type(s)
Days out with Thomas
Children's Event
Location
Wansford Station, Stibbington, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, PE8 6LR, GB
Distance
0 away
3rd August 2024 - 4th August 2024
1940s Weekend

1940s Weekend

Mid-Norfolk Railway, Dereham, Norfolk,

1940s Weekend

Dates
3rd August 2024 - 4th August 2024
Event Type(s)
1940s Event
Location
The Railway Station, Station Road, Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 1DF, GB
Distance
0 away
3rd August 2024 - 4th August 2024
WW1 110 anniversary

WW1 110 anniversary

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

World War One loco running day

Dates
3rd August 2024 - 4th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
4th August 2024
Cream Tea Specials

Cream Tea Specials

Northampton & Lamport Railway, Chapel Brampton, NORTHAMPTON,

Looking for a lazy Sunday afternoon treat? Why not travel in style with the Northampton & Lamport Railway’s Cream Tea Special

Date
4th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Pitsford & Brampton Station, Pitsford Road, Chapel Brampton, NORTHAMPTON, NN6 8BA, GB
Distance
0 away
4th August 2024
Trainmaster Days

Trainmaster Days

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

Trainmaster Days- Back At The Bluebell Railway!

Date
4th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
6th August 2024 - 8th August 2024
Dinosaurs Weekend

Dinosaurs Weekend

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

Get ready for a thrilling adventure as our beloved Dinosaur pals return to The Bluebell Railway for two exhilarating days of roaring fun in August!

Dates
6th August 2024 - 8th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
7th August 2024
School Holidays Railbus

School Holidays Railbus

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

Dock Railway tours via Railbus

Date
7th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away
10th August 2024 - 11th August 2024
Teddy Bear's Outing

Teddy Bear's Outing

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

A fun day out for the family

Dates
10th August 2024 - 11th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
10th August 2024 - 11th August 2024
Unicorn Weekend

Unicorn Weekend

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

Experience the enchantment of unicorns, not only in fairy tales but this weekend at the Bluebell Railway!

Dates
10th August 2024 - 11th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
14th August 2024
School Holidays Railbus

School Holidays Railbus

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

Dock Railway tours via Railbus

Date
14th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away
16th August 2024 - 17th August 2024
Murder On The Manuel Express

Murder On The Manuel Express

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

We've teamed up with Can You Catch The Killer Murder Mystery Events, the award-winning Scottish events company, to offer a suspenseful evening of entertainment onboard our luxurious first-class dining train.

Dates
16th August 2024 - 17th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
17th August 2024 - 18th August 2024
Reptiles Weekend

Reptiles Weekend

Bluebell Railway, Uckfield, East Sussex,

They are back once again! Reptiles of all shapes and sizes will be at The Bluebell Railway at Kingscote Station in July & August!

Dates
17th August 2024 - 18th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Sheffield Park Station, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, GB
Distance
0 away
17th August 2024
Lancashire Society

Lancashire Society

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

RSR host the Lancashire Society

Date
17th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away
21st August 2024
School Holidays Railbus

School Holidays Railbus

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

Dock Railway tours via Railbus

Date
21st August 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away